Sensory play encourages learning through exploration, curiosity, problem solving and creativity. It helps to build nerve connections in the brain and encourages the development of language and motor skills. We find that it's essential for a childs spiritual & emotional development as well. It' teaches them to use mindfulness. Children & adults can use this to find their inner calm with this soothing zen garden sensory kit. Make it your own with squeezy sand, water beads, & more.